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The home place

a memory and a celebration : the restored text
  • 159 Pages
  • 0.71 MB
  • English
Mercer University Press , Macon, Ga
Drake, Robert, 1930-, Drake family, Family -- Tennessee, West, Tennessee, West -- Biography, Tennessee, West -- Social life and cu


Tennessee, West, Tennessee,

Statementby Robert Drake.
LC ClassificationsF442.3 .D7 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxix, 159 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL351608M
ISBN 100865545944
LC Control Number98011048

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